Category: W. R. Burnett

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Vanity Row

By: Burnett, W. R.

Price: $120.00

Publisher: New York, Knopf: 1952

Edition: First

Seller ID: cfe12384

Condition: Fine


First Edition/First Printing 1952. A handsome copy in fine condition in a near fine unclipped ($3.00) dustjacket. Minor age toning with a tiny bit of fading to the front free endpaper only--may even be an unread copy. The fragile dustjacket is rare in this condition--a couple of tiny chips to the spine and a couple closed end tears--but bright and unfaded. Burnett is the author of "The Asphalt Jungle" and "Little Men, Big World" and this title is part of the three togeth... View more info

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Little Men, Big World (First Printing)

By: Burnett, W. R.

Price: $120.00

Publisher: New York, Knopf: 1951

Seller ID: cfe12385

Condition: Fine


First Edition/First Printing 1951. A fine copy in a near fine and unclipped ($3.00) dustjacket. A tight and square copy--unmarked throughout with only very minor age toning. The dustjacket has minor chips and shelfwear rubbing---but rare to find in this condition. Part of the author's trilogy covering crime in the big city---starting with "The Asphalt Jungle". Very collectable condition. View more info

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The Goodhues of Sinking Creek

By: W. R. Burnett

Price: $160.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1934

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: cfe12595

Condition: Fine


First Printing 1934--although previously published in Scribner's Magazine in 1931. A fine copy in a near fine unclipped dustjacket. From the recently auctioned collection of M.B. Goldstone. This copy is slightly age toned at the extremities--but still fine. The dustjacket is lightly chipped at the heel of the spine and a little rubbed on the back cover--but otherwise would also be fine. Woodcuts by J. J. Lankes--patterned after the copies of Robert Frost publications of ... View more info